Senior PR Account Manager - Leading Communications Consultancy

Location
England,London
Salary
£30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted
21 Aug 2017
Closes
18 Sep 2017
Ref
LT5922
Contact
Giles Taylor
Job Discipline
PR & Media
Experience Level
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A leading communications consultancy is looking for a highly capable Senior PR Account Executive to assist in the management of a portfolio of legal sector clients.

The role will involve the day to day management of clients and the delivery of specific projects. The Senior PR Account Executive will be responsible for daily liaison with clients and the media; monitoring and researching the media to source opportunities for clients; building and maintaining media lists for a range of international sectors; preparing weekly and monthly client reports and attending client meetings; researching, writing, distributing and following up press releases to targeted media; preparing, collating, analysing and evaluating media coverage; managing, reviewing and updating agency social media output; advising clients on all external communications issues including legal and business directories and awards, digital communications and marketing materials; sourcing and researching new business leads for the firm and developing and participating in new business pitches and presentations.

The ideal candidate must be able to demonstrate at least 2 years' PR expertise gained within an international law or accounting firm or PR agency, have excellent verbal and written communication skills and good interpersonal skills and ability to build relationships with colleagues, clients and the media. Commercially aware and commercially minded, the Senior PR Account Executive will need to be flexible, determined, enthusiastic and possess the ability to successfully juggle a number of tasks simultaneously whilst working under pressure to tight deadlines.

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